A lot of focus has been placed on the Jaguar I-Pace and it's rather poor efficiency. But in direct comparison with Bjørn's Tesla Model X, the results are mixed.
Tag: energy efficiency
The study shows that 77%-82% of energy put into BEV is used to move the car down the road. That is despite about 16% being lost during charging
The US DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy has compared electric vehicle power draw to some common electric appliances
An average electric vehicle consumes some 2,800 kWh every year (for 9,697 miles of travel), less than water heating, 2X a refrigerator